The Purdue University Northwest Athletics Department is now accepting applications for the position of a Video Production Graduate Assistant within its Sports Information, Marketing & Event Management Office. PNW is located in Northwest Indiana in close proximity to Chicago and has two campuses in Hammond and Westville, Ind. The Pride are members of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) and provisional members of NCAA Division II.
Responsible for production of video content and streaming for Purdue Northwest Athletics sports programs which are disseminated through the Athletics website, Pride Sports Network portal and select social media outlets. Coordinates the production of video programming for the Athletics Department. Runs the live production streaming for assigned sports. Coordinates the production of video highlight packages for PNW Athletics. Complies with all applicable National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) regulations in the performance of job duties. This position reports directly to the Purdue Northwest Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information, Marketing & Event Management.
In addition to regular home athletics events, the applicant will also be expected to attend and work a number of special events hosted by the department, including but not limited to Fall Sports Festival, Late Night Madness and golf outings. Evening and weekend hours with some travel are expected with this position.
Anticipated Start Date: August 2019
Bachelor’s degree required with a major in broadcasting/media production or related field preferred. Familiarity with video editing software (Adobe Premier Pro) is required. Prior experience with live streaming athletic events and/or experience with live streaming software (e.g. Wirecast, Production Truck, etc.) is strongly preferred. Familiarity with using JVC 600 video cameras also a plus. Must be accepted into the Purdue University Northwest graduate program and enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits.
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Additional Salary Information: The stipend is $12,000 ($1,000 monthly) plus tuition waiver.
About Purdue University Northwest Athletics
Part of the internationally respected Purdue University system, Purdue University Northwest offers world-class educational opportunities at an excellent value on two culturally diverse, student centered campuses, located in Northwest Indiana and in close proximity to Chicago. Purdue Northwest has approximately 10,500 students and offers more than 70 degree programs at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels.